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remembered this morning as a great hero and tactician. as teresa garcia the general died yesterday at his home in tampa from complications related to pneumonia. >> reporter: general h. norman schwarzkopf received military acclaim as a war hero. he led the desert storm, a coalition of 30 countries that successfully drove forces out of saddam hussein's group. >> we're very proud to be able to do this. >> reporter: schwarzkopf was born in 134 in trenton, new jersey. he followed his father's footsteps to west point. in 1966 he volunteered to serve in vietnam. his name name was stormin' norman referring to his notoriously exploding temper. >> going around and little, is that why -- >> around, through, over the top, underneath, and any other way. >> reporter: desert storm topped his 34-year career. general bush awarded him ahmedal of freedom and he was welcomed back on american soil. the self-proclaimed political independent dismissed suggestions he run for office. he campaigned for former president george w. bush in 2000 but was ambivalent about the 2003 invasion of iraq. schwarzkopf retired t
unheated garage, 85-year-old garcia is working to fix the fiscal cliff. one can at a time. how much money have you sent the government? >> a little bit over $3,000. >> reporter: $3,197.88, to be exact. all tracked on a handwritten ledger. over the last three years, garcia has been paying the government $50 a month of his postal service pension and money from cans he collects. >> we're paying absolutely too much interest, too much interest. >> reporter: it really bothers you. >> it bothers me because it makes no sense. >> reporter: sense is something garcia's wife of 59 years thinks her husband could use. do you think he's crazy? [ speaking spanish ] >> uh-huh. >> reporter: call him crazy, but there's an entire federal office of bureau of public debt that collects money like garcia's. this office in west virginia was set up by president kennedy so citizens could pay down the national debt. this year alone, it's collected $7.7 million in gifts, about $90 million since it was established. but $90 million isn't that much, especially when you consider the federal deficit is $16 trillion and cl
. >> >> this is nathan garcia. he is battling stage for brain cancer. because of that, he has had to put his dream of playing football for usc on hold. but this is not other big dreams. his parents are helping him with those. >> we want to make this happen for him and he has a lot of people will love him and he has a lot of support. we just thought it would be a way for us to give back because we have been so blessed. doctors say that the nathan may not have much time left. his family plans to build at the toys that he has collected off to the san francisco children's hospital where he was treated. the toys will also go to local ronald mcdonald house. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. we are uncovering more information about an all beating teacher accused of molesting a minor. we are also keeping our eye on the weather. here's a live look outside at mount cam. >> the morning. for watching kron 4 news weekend. coming up this hour. the president continues to take his views on a middle class tax cut to the country. gas prices continued to drop. we will take a look at where they stand this morning.
in 2009. those incidents happened when garcia-torres was 17 years old. several years before sierra la mar went missing. >>> she is responsible for the children she was supposed to protect. there was an agencier back in 2,004 despite the state saying she abused her foster children. they report this past january, one of her former foster children told the county she was unfit. she was fired in july. cps cited the state investigation which accused her and her husband of locking children in a garage without food or water and charged with driving a car for her own private use. she has denied the abuse charges. >>> they arrested a man for killing someone in a road rage incident. the victim was on the phone with 911 dispatchers when he was shot. a driver called 911 early yesterday morning to report two women in a car had pointed a gun at him. the driver followed the women telling dispatchers he needed to get a description for the police of the two women. >> well the woman became alarmed and called a family member. soon after, multiple shots were fired. >> i was laying down half asleep. i heard t
i met my partner, angela garcia, who happens to be in the audience and who's also written a wonderful book in many ways about the desert called the pastoral clinic about addiction. i met angela far away from the desert, but she's from the desert. and that's one of the things that, you know, i think i fell for immediately about her, the fact that she was a desert girl, a western girl i had already seen, i'd been there -- we've all seen northern -- [inaudible] postcard in a carousel in a truck stop or ansel adams, george o'keefe, there's a great santa fe or artist colony writers, how many westerns, you know, have we seen that have the landscape of mesas and buttes? northern new mexico in particular has a very powerful draw in temples of its enchanted landscape. indeed, the state -- official state thing in name of -- nickname of new mexico is land of enchantment which carries a whiff of new age mysticism with it and makes it soft and glowitem and warm and fuzzy and tends to obscure a much more complicated reality. and, ultimately, that's what desert america's about. how the d
. 21 year-old angela and garcia thorez now faces charges in attacks on three women in 2009. all three cases have been and morgan hill's safeway parking lot. prosecutors say in one of the attacks in 18 year-old woman was sitting in her car when a man tried open her door. when she grabbed a pocketknife to defenders of the man grabbed her hand and pull the blade to her neck. she screamed and he took off. he is still awaiting trial following his arrest in may in connection with the marses' appearance. 30 year-old ronald roy buchanan was arrested on suspicion of possessing obscene material involving a person under the age of 18. the investigation started in november when a teenage girl and her parents contacted police about an appropriate comments and suspected secret videotaping during a photography session. the cannon was also the girls volleyball coach and police say he is the cellphone to record a girl staging its look like the foam was charging in the bathroom. >> new numbers coming in on hate crimes are on the bay area. oakland and san francisco saw a drop in hate crimes from 2011 to
have placed those same individuals under u.s. sanctions. talks between the garcia government and the environment -- m 23 began on december 29 in uganda and are being mediated with uganda as the chair on the international conference of the great lakes region known as the i c g lra. as the two sides begin substantive con -- talks, the current cease-fire is holding and the parties continue to express commitment to a dialogue. much of the m-23's military success and prowess and would not have been possible without outside support. there's a credit to ballpark -- body of evidence that corroborates the assertions of the u.n. experts that the rwanda government provided significant military and political support to the end-23. while there is evidence of uganda providing support to and- 23, we do not have a body of evidence suggesting that the ugandan government as a policy supported the m-23. nonetheless, we sit and -- we continue to urge, ugandan officials that -- to make sure that supplies do not originate or travel through that territory. and we have not limited our response to di
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